Hoshin Kan Kata - Passai Dai
What you'll learn
- Karate Kata: Passai Dai
- A basic understanding of Karate
This course provides instruction for the Karate Kata Passai Dai. In addition to the basics of the Kata, various Bunkai options are also presented. The techniques presented show a mix of striking, throwing, and locking skills. This material is not specific to any style, instead reflects the interpretation of the students of the Hoshin Kan.
Passai Dai is an intermediate to advanced Kata that is currently practices in Shito-Ryu, Motobu ha Shito-Ryu, and various other forms of Karate.
Passai Dai translates to "storm the fortress." This Kata is notable for its forward pressure and its use of dead weight principles.
This Kata is a great addition to any martial artist's curriculum, even if it is not inherently found in your style of martial arts.
Who this course is for:
- Martial Artists
- Those interested in learning about Karate
Charles Wallace Sensei is a Valedictorian graduate of Midwest City High School. After High School, Wallace Sensei joined the Marine Corps. During this Career, he had two tours to Iraq and obtained the rank of Chief Warrant Officer 2. When in garrison, Wallace Sensei spent his time as a Martial Arts and marksmanship instructor. He holds the rank of 2nd Degree Black Belt Instructor in the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program.
Wallace Sensei has an Associate Degree in Liberal Arts, having graduated with honors. He also has a Bachelor of Liberal Arts degree, having graduated Magna Cum Laude. Wallace Sensei is currently at graduate student pursuing a degree in Mediation and Arbitration.
Over his 16 years of experience, Wallace Sensei has trained in many styles of martial arts and self-defense. He considers himself blessed to have trained in the three major realms of unarmed combat (striking, throwing, and joint manipulation) as well as traditional Kobujutsu weapons, sword, and an array of modern firearms and non-lethal weaponry.
Currently, Wallace Sensei owns and operates the Hoshin Dojo in Midwest City, Oklahoma. At the Hoshin Dojo, he actively teaches women’s self-defense seminars and various youth safety seminars in addition to the standard curriculum. In addition to his Martial Arts ranks and certifications, Wallace Sensei has completed CPR, SafeSport, CDC concussion training, and is a certified Combat Lifesaver.
The Hoshin Dojo is an approved CLEET (Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training) training facility. Wallace Sensei currently teaches seminars that meet the continuing education requirements for local security and law enforcement personnel.
Charles Wallace Sensei is currently serving as the State Director for the International Seishinkai Karate Union (ISKU).